RT @CApressoffice: In light of our decision to leave the European Union the Countryside Alliance is asking the question ‘Where next for nat…
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RT @VGravey: Very interesting take by @jmcurtin : #ultrahard #Brexit still likely (only way for UK to 'do it's own thing') & very threateni…
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RT @VGravey: Ireland #climatepolicy is a function of its EU membership - UK #climatepolicy is a function of internal politics, key #Brexit…
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RT @VGravey: #Brexit means #Brexatom as well - UK leader of pro #nuclearpower constituency at EU level : yet another way in which #Brexit h…
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RT @VGravey: Very little to say in London on devolution beyond 'it's important' says @CharlieBEU - no realisation of how much devolved auth…
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What will Brexit mean for the climate? (Clue: it doesn’t

Blog post authored by Michele Stua, University of Sussex and Ed Dearnley, University of Sussex With Brexit negotiations stuck on d…

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What’s in store for the Precautionary Principle?

Right now, the fate of the EU’s environmental principles in this country after Brexit is being debated by the House of Commons. …

European flag flying in front of an embassy in Dublin (c) Viviane Gravey

Brexit & Environment: taking the EU side into account

With the EU Withdrawal Bill entering Committee Stage this week, discussions on Brexit and environment turn inwards – asking how …

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The UK needs a new independent body to protect the

Maria Lee, Professor of Law and co-director of the Centre for Law and Environment, UCL For four decades, EU legislation and policy…

Clean Growth Strategy from BEIS webpage.

Is the Clean Growth Strategy Brexit-proof?

The Department of Business Energy and Industrial Strategy published the long-awaited Clean Growth Strategy last week, setting out …

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Post-Brexit options for UK chemicals law

What may happen to UK chemicals policy post-Brexit? As a way of understanding why Brexit poses such challenges, I look at the orig…


27 Jul 16
  • Norwich
  • 01:00 PM

After the Brexit vote: where next for environmental policy and

This seminar, organised by the Tyndall Early Career Network, discussed the role environmental issues played in the campaign and ho…

14 Jun 16
  • Oxford
  • 05:00 PM

How has the EU shaped the environment in the UK?

This roundtable will discuss the findings of a major, impartial ESRC-funded review ‘The EU referendum and the UK environment’.…

23 May 16
  • Brussels
  • 12:00 PM

EU and UK environmental policies after 23 June

Discussions on the UK referendum have mostly been focusing on a handful of issues (sovereignty, freedom of movement and red tape).…

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